Researcher biography

Associate Professor MacKenzie works in the fields of environmental economics, environmental policy design, and political economics.

Ian MacKenzie is an Associate Professor in the School of Economics at the University of Queensland. He joined the University of Queensland in September 2012, after more than five years at ETH Zurich, Switzerland. He has published research articles on the economics of pollution markets, environmental auctions, and contests in outlets such as the Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Oxford Economic Papers, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Public Choice, Environmental and Resource Economics. He is a Co-editor of Resource and Energy Economics.

His current research focuses on environmental offsets, resource conflict, and the political economy of environmental regulation.